Voices
Katie Prejean McGrady was a U.S. delegate sent by the U.S.C.C.B. to the Vatican’s pre-synod gathering of young people. She is a Catholic speaker and the author of Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus (Ave Maria Press, $13.95). She lives in Lake Charles, La., with her husband and daughter.
Pope Francis prepares to take a photo with young people at a presynod gathering of youth delegates in Rome March 19. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Short Take
Katie Prejean McGradySeptember 04, 2018
A room full of bishops talking about themselves and what they need to do to govern effectively is not the right move at this time.
Faith Faith in Focus
Katie Prejean McGradyAugust 27, 2018
What do we do now? What happens next? We stay Catholic.
Storm clouds pass over a a Catholic church in Pittsburgh. The Pennsylvania attorney general released a grand jury report Aug. 14 on a months-long investigation into abuse claims spanning a 70-year period in six dioceses, which included Pittsburgh. (CNS photo/Jason Cohn, Reuters)
Faith Faith in Focus
Katie Prejean McGradyAugust 16, 2018
We need our shepherds to stand with us, their flock, and not merely flock together.
Faith Short Take
Katie Prejean McGradyMarch 29, 2018
Pope Francis and the bishops truly want to understand what is driving young people today—that could challenge all of us.